Fishermen’s protests erupt in Chilie over seafood ban

COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tv

Chilean fishermen blocked access to the island of Chiloe in Southern Chile on Thursday, in protest at the government's decision to ban their local seafood after it was found to be contaminated by the algal bloom toxin. Thousands of fishermen have been affected by the ban.